Jose Mourinho receives important injury boost ahead of Newcastle clash

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Phil Jones is confident of recovering from an injury sustained over the international break in time to face Newcastle United on Saturday, according to reports.
The defender, with his leg strapped up, started for England against Germany last week but only managed 25 minutes before coming off, prompting Manchester United fans into something of a fury.
Gareth Southgate admitted after the game that Jones was still carrying a calf problem that forced him off against Huddersfield Town last month.
But according to the Guardian‘s Jamie Jackson, tests with the club’s medical staff on Monday has left Jones feeling optimistic of facing Newcastle over the weekend.
News of this latest injury not being serious is good news, of course, but we should perhaps take cautious note of the fact tha...

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